WMA Wilderness First Responder Bridge (WFRB)
This WFRB certification course is designed for graduates of the Wilderness First Aid who want to continue their training and upgrade their certification to the Wilderness First Responder level.
THIS COURSE IS SUBJECT TO A $25 APPLICATION FEE.
ABOUT THE COURSE
Run in collaboration with Wilderness Medical Associates, This 4-day course is designed for graduates of the Wilderness Advanced First Aid who want to continue their training and upgrade their certification to the Wilderness First Responder level. This course may be used as a recertification for those holding a current WFR certification or equivalent from another provider whose original WFR training was at least 64 hours in length. This comprehensive course will review concepts learned in earlier courses and build on previous knowledge to cover a new range of wilderness medical issues. A review package will be sent to students prior to the course in order for them to come prepared to this intense and stimulating course. For a sample course outline please click here.
PLEASE NOTE: THE COURSE RUNNING APRIL 26-29, COMBINED WITH THE WAFA RUNNING APRIL 19-22, CONSTITUTES A FULL WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER (80HR WFR) COURSE.
FUNDING & SUPPORT
Outward Bound Canada is a not-for-profit, charitable, educational organization. Our goal is to increase the ability of Canadian residents to access Outward Bound Canada’s impactful programs. In order to support this goal, Outward Bound Canada offers funding designed to assist participants and their families with financial barriers to participation. If you would like to learn more, please visit our Fund Your Adventure page.